Dr. Richard "Dick" Hartzell
81, Indianapolis, passed away August 22, 2014. He was born December 26, 1932 in Kokomo, IN, to the late Joseph and Mary (Host) Hartzell. Dr. Richard Hartzell, O.D. received his Doctorate in Optometry and has been in practice since 1957. He and was a member of the Mystic Circle Masonic Lodge, #685 F. & A.M, Murat Shriners, Lawrence Sertoma, and the American Optometry Association.
Visitation will be Monday, August 25, 2014 from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Shirley Brothers Fishers-Castleton Chapel , 9900 Allisonville Rd. with funeral services Tuesday at 10 a.m.
Dick is survived by his wife, Sharon Hartzell; sons, Mike (Jan), Don and Jeff (Annette) Hartzell; daughter, Cheryl Higgins (Dave); grandchildren, Austin (Alyson), Andrea, Kendra, Daniel, Marie, Jake and Jeff Hartzell, and Trent and Clark Higgins; and great-grandchildren, Ainsley and Atticus Hartzell. A grandson, Thomas Richard Hartzell, preceded him in death.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Shriners Hospital for Children and/or Lawrence Sertoma. http://www.shirleybrothers.com.